Playlist: Relaxing Romantic-Era Classical Music

By Keegan Morris |

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Detail: Mountain Brook by Albert Bierstadt, 1863. From the digital collection of the Art Institute of Chicago

Transport yourself to a realm of relaxation.

Combining ardor and artistry, the Romantic Era emphasized lyricism, expression, drama, and passion. With immersive, thoughtful, and calm selections by the giants of this pivotal musical era — think Frédéric Chopin, Amy Beach, and Robert Schumann — you'll be in a serene safe haven.

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